Books by Marc Harshman

FALLINGWATER by Marc Harshman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 17, 2017

"Will provide some inspiration for budding architects. (authors' note, artist's note, bibliography, notes) (Informational picture book. 6-9)"
Late in his career, architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed one of the world's most famous houses. Read full book review >
ONE BIG FAMILY by Marc Harshman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 8, 2016

"Though joyful, this celebration of the American family is regrettably nostalgic. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Poet Laureate of West Virginia Harshman's anthem to extended families is a mellow catalog of togetherness. Read full book review >
ONLY ONE NEIGHBORHOOD by Marc Harshman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"A nice choice for showing categories, variety and different stores, as well as a portion of what makes up a neighborhood. (Picture book. 4-6)"
Diversity is at the forefront of this description of the many varieties present within a single bustling neighborhood. Read full book review >
UNCLE JAMES by Marc Harshman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1993

"Still, a perceptive, well-told story of hard times early in the century, illustrated with sober insight in Dooling's carefully crafted paintings, in somber grays and browns. (Picture book. 6-10)"
A bleak realistic story about a family eking out a meager living after Father dies. Read full book review >
ONLY ONE by Marc Harshman
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 1993

"Marginal unless budgets are ample. (Picture book. 3-8)"
A concept book that works its way from ``There may be a million stars,/But there is only one sky'' and ``50,000 bees,/But...only one hive'' through 500, 100, and by ones from 12 down. Read full book review >
ROCKS IN MY POCKETS by Marc Harshman
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

"A subtle but beguiling message about value, packaged in an offbeat, entertaining tale. (Picture book. 4-10)"
The Woods family lives high in Appalachia where crops are puny but where the local rocks—when put in people's pockets— make good ballast in a wind, getting polished in the process. Read full book review >